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Oct 2, 2012 6:00pm PDT
, marianne favro, nbc bay area news. >>> oakland could become the first american city to offer all of its residents i.d. cards that function as bank cards. that could happen tonight. in fact, within the hour. the city council is meeting as we speak. the council is expected to give a final vote on the plan to give all oakland residents the government issued i.d. regardless of immigration status. the debit card, that function would let poor people avoid check cashing fees and keep them from having to carry cash. the proposal has already won unanimous support from the city's finance and management committee. >>> okay. check it out. live pictures. you know who is in town. it's the blue angels right there headed to sfo. you can see them right there careening right across the top of your screen. of course it fleet week. you can't have fleet week without having the famed blue angels. the navy pilots are headed to sfo. they're going to land in just a few minutes. they'll start practicing their position maneuvers over the bay area skies thursday afternoon 1:00 to 5:00. keep your eyes up, look out
Oct 29, 2012 11:35pm PDT
. tonight, a deadly storm unlike any this city has seen before. for the first time since 9/11, all bridges and tunnels leading in and out of manhatt hathattan closed down. the city remains eerily dark and quiet tonight after a massive superstorm left half the city without power and partially under water. the historic storm continues to wreak havoc up and down the atlantic tee board from the carolinas to connecticut, claiming at least 13 lives and kaing blackouts and snow storms across the east coast and midwest. terry moran and bill weir will be joining us live from cape may, new jersey, and lake erie, pennsylvania. >>> first we turn to our colleague abc's juju chang who spent the day reporting in lower manhattan and comes to us now from the city's flooded streets. juju, what's the latest? >> reporter: i have to tell you new york felt like a city under siege. we literally had to wade through floodwaters down here in lower manhattan in the mandatory evacuation zone. this storm set the dubious distinction of setting a record storm surge and we watched at its height as the water barrelled ove
Oct 15, 2012 7:00am PDT
francisco would be the center of most super bowl events if the city passes this morning's first round. it has to submit a plan by early may. >> earlier accident gone, 80, 580, 880 all jam approaching bay bridge over an hour getting into san francisco. head-on collision highway one at devil slide, take 92. peninsula north 101 old mill field road accident has things slow from sunnyvale southbound 680 at treat slow from 242 to walnut creek. >>> good morning. fog affecting all bay area counties, sfo delays quarter mile eight half mile livermore better in san jose north bay and bridges give yourself extra time. later today we will warm up with high clouds, 70s and "and what's your name?" "oh, it's flo." "and what do you do?" "oh, i sell insurance like no one else." "oh, that's nice." "thank you." now, that's progressive. call or click today. >>> it's not a journey. every journey ends. but we go on. the world turns and we turn with it. [ laughter ] >> i don't know what he's ruminating about, but i like look at him. >> a little beat poetry right there from brad pitt. he made history with tha
Oct 29, 2012 1:00pm PDT
as well. he's on the streets of your city. first of all, mayor, what precautions have you taken right now? how are the folks in atlantic city holding up? >> wolf, good evening. we're trying to get through this and do the best that we can to cope with a very difficult situation. we have been successful in getting some of our residents to heed the warnings that we presented to them friday and yesterday to evacuate the barrier island and move to higher ground. unfortunately, not as many folks as we would have liked have taken heed to that warning. back during the last catastrophic event that we experienced, that being hurricane irene, we achieved a 98% evacuation rate. but for whatever reason, this time, we haven't reached that number yet. we think we're somewhere having evacuated several thousand people. but we still have too many people in atlantic city. that creates a very uncomfortable situation for all of our emergency responders and officials are still trying to do the best we can to get people out of harm's way. >> mayor, ali velshi is on the streets of atlantic city. right now, the w
Oct 30, 2012 8:00pm EDT
, of course, to the first two -- and then the revival of our cities with detroit as case study number one. we are very proud to be in detroit because we see it as a great city that has incredible potential that we would just love to help participate in that dialogue to help move that process forward a little faster. but what we really want to do is change the dialogue about how the world thinks about technology. because we really don't think it is understood or appreciated how rapidly the entire landscape is shifting because of tech. i mean, today apple's literally announcing the next iphone. that's cool, but that's just the most obvious example of things that continue to move at astonishing speed, and there's developments literally everywhere you look. and we don't think leaders generally get that. so i'm going to give you a couple of little, quick housekeeping things that we need to know. for one thing, there is an app, te space detroit, so look that up and download it, it has all the program. it'll be in realtime all day, please use the app, detroit labs made it, it's very good. te detroit
Oct 16, 2012 6:00am EDT
. remember during the ldc debt crisis in the '80s with citi. citi was one of the first banks in china. the question is, can you turn that into a real stable and profitable franchise? every other quarter we've had noise in their earnings and balance sheet and i think as an analyst i've always wanted to see them make this business run a little bit quieter, if you will. even the write-off of smith barney, that's an ugly thing because it says they didn't make money on that business and in order to sell it, they had to take a loss. >> you know, jim cramer is on the phone, too. jim, i saw what you tweeted about pandit leaving after a terrific quarter which is worrisome. how should we read this? >> i'm listening to mr. whalen and all well and good, you know, pandit finally got it right. this was an absolutely terrific quarter, there was so much that was good here, international was absolutely terrific, you had very good net interest margin. you know, i got to be really blunt about this. i don't know what the heck is going on here. havens i've known since when i did a ton of business with mor
Oct 3, 2012 9:00am EDT
may be heading into these emergencies first, plenty of cities in so cal are in the congo line. she is buying things that you can understand and which pitch and obligations are not the main 800 pound gorilla. and not all news is bad. s&p just raised l.a. county's credit credit to go aa from aa minus. that is if you believe such things. back to you. >> i like that congo line imagery. that's a good one. >>> when we come back, is your cell phone bill eating up your budget? a new company promises to save you hundreds of dollars a year by making data free. that's right. we'll get all the details on freedom pop from the company ceo next. for 30 some years at manyendent different park service units across the united states. the only time i've ever had a break is when i was on maternity leave. i have retired from doing this one thing that i loved. now, i'm going to be able to have the time to explore something different. it's like another chapter. insulifreestyle lite can. help you test easy. they need a third the blood of onetouch ultra. zipwik tabs target the blood and pull it in. call no
Oct 3, 2012 3:00pm PDT
to the study. doctor stephen kingsmore led the research team at children's mercy hospitals in kansas city. he's the director for the center for pediatric genomic medicine there. dr. kingsmore, welcome, and thank you for being with us. first of all,-- >> thank you very much. >> warner: how big a breakthrough is this? >> this is a big breakthrough. we've been working toward this goal for a coup of years now. there has been a big gap between the knowledge that we have of genetic diseases, about 35% of them, and the ability for doctors to identify which of these was a problem in any given child with an illness. >> warner: and up until now, how much have you been able to diagnose the d.n.a. abnormalities? how quickly? i mean, i said it can take weeks and weeks, but what's the process that's making it so slow now? >> well, typically, the way that this has been tested is for a doctor to pick the leading candidate gene or part of the d.n.a. code, and to look at just that. it's kind of like fishing with a single fishing line. it can take months. sometimes it takes five years to make a diagnosis. and d
Oct 29, 2012 7:00pm EDT
in the wind, on 57th street, picture this, the stock exchange is closed, for the first time since 911, the routes into and out of the city are cut off. we have a lot of ground to cover here this evening, knowing close to a million potential viewers can't see us right now, as it is because of power outages, we want to start with our hurricane specialist at the weather channel. meteorologist brian norcross, we should be coming to it on top of atlantic city, right? it look is a little to the south, over new jersey, looks like it is over the coastline, you called it rit, this is a freakish storm in any number of ways, including the lowest central pressure ever recorded for a landfall storm. all right, let's look at the radar, i'll try to point out for you where the center is, the radar echo is kind of the lower end of landfall, there is cape may, ocean city, new jersey, right in there. very, very strong winds right there coming in. but that is only one tiny little part of the vitamsystem, becaus there is the magnitude of it as it extends all the way upbringing near-hurricane force gusts i
Oct 26, 2012 1:40am PDT
did not mince words at all. >>> but first, residents of a new york city apartment building were settling in for a quiet evening when suddenly they heard what they described as blood-curdling screams. >> those screams turned out to be a young mom returning home to find what can only be described as an utterly horrific scene. wabc's report has the details. >> reporter: 5:30 p.m., horror on the city's upper westside. [ sirens blaring ] in the middle of the evening rush, a frantic dash to save lives and to figure out what happened in this luxury apartment building on west 75th street. >> i just saw people rushing to the streets right here and, you know, personnel coming, people, and i thought maybe it was like something exciting going on. >> reporter: it was murder on the second floor in an apartment. a woman comes home to find two of her children murdered in a bathtub, the nanny on the floor, a kitchen knife nearby. >> a mother returned with her 3-year-old child from swimming lessons. she enters her apartment. the apartment is dark, a time when she goes looking for her children, an
Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm EDT
for nats fans today. first play-off game played in the city since 1933, was ugly. the nats are down t
Oct 31, 2012 2:00am EDT
of washington d.c., for example, when it first came and from the city council decided to say they were going to pass a law because he was going to disrupt sort of the traditional model in terms of how taxis are regulated across the city. he suddenly saw this kind of clash between the old world and the new world in terms of disruption. at the end, they resorted a campaign an uprising by the people of the district of columbia and now it operates air. a lot of the people, the actors at the city level also has unhealthy relationships try to preserve the status quo. i think it's impossible import me when picking leaders, we elect leaders able to embrace to elegy to embrace the future rather than try to protect the status quo in the name of jobs than in the name of a lot of other areas around procurement. >> when i was last in academic, i think i should say one of the strongest defenders of the status quo is academia. since we are here at wayne state, in an academic institution, i think it would be useful to pick up on the point to look at our graduate degrees structures intersect but to me of the
Oct 29, 2012 3:00am PDT
of first responders. >> reporter: tens of millions impacted from the carolinas to canada and to the great lakes. atlantic city, new jersey, is virtually shut down in anticipation of a direct hit. >> i'm really, really worried because they just told a friend of mine they think it's going to hit the bay. the bay and the ocean will come together. >> reporter: utility workers are standing by to reap pair, expected massive, widespread power outages. >> it may take a long time not only to clear but also to get, for example, the power companies back in. >> reporter: sandy is wreaking havoc here in ocean city, maryland. the heavy rain and wind has forced the maryland governor to cancel early voting scheduled for today. back to you, rob, paula. >> tahman, try to stay dry out there. our extreme weather team, of course, has been working through the night to pinpoint sandy's expected path. >> meteorologist jim dickey is joining us this morning with the very latest. good morning, jim. >> reporter: good morning, rob and paula. well, again, this is a massive storm system. looking at the
Oct 30, 2012 9:00am EDT
, and we keep that first and foremost in our minds. >> danny, we always think of you as a new york city guy but you have operations in philly and boston. has the damage there been much different than right along the new jersey/new york coastline? >> well, so far we have none in boston, just to be clear, but we do have two in miami and this was a rare hurricane storm that seemed to avoid miami. so those guys are good. washington, d.c., we're going to check in with them. as i said, i've been hampered myself just because we have no internet and i was able to find a land line to call in to you guys, but we realize we're in a day and age where cell phones -- we have no cell certificaservicn for some reason either. so we're trying to learn. we think that washington is okay. we think that philadelphia is okay. and then up in connecticut we're trying to find out if our west port and new haven shake shacks have electricity. sometimes that coastline gets hit hardest in terms of electricity. as soon as i hang up the phone with you, now that i found a land line, i will try to assess what's going on. we
Oct 31, 2012 9:00am EDT
at monetizing its ip and rolling through disney ecosystem. >> new york city mayor mike bloomberg making his way across the street near the exchange as he comes into the exchange to ring the opening bell on this first day of trading since last friday. there you see new york city mayor bloomberg coming in. >> interesting tweets coming back and forth about antitrust. mental antitrust in disney. who do we have left that we went to the movies and saw? disney has them all except for -- >> warner brothers. >> warner brothers has cartoons and spongebob -- sandy is one of my favorite characters. >> we love a lot of spongebob in my house. a little young. >> we haven't gotten there yet. interesting on disney, pixar sucked it out of lucas films and sold it to disney which is now reunited with lucas films. a nice circularity. incredible. >> one of the themes that david said over and over again, listen, bankers, listen, companies, this is your chance to buy. stocks go up when you make a buy. no one is listening. >> that's what we see this morning. >> these are must haves for disney. he made it clear and he m
Oct 5, 2012 2:00am PDT
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Oct 15, 2012 6:00am EDT
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Oct 30, 2012 7:00am PDT
. tens and tens of stories above the city. swinging like a pendulum as new york was first pummeled yesterday by sandy, as the winds first roared in. streets around it immediately cleared. and take a look at what will we have here at the very latest. >> reporter: nearly 80 stories above storm-ravaged manhattan, dangling precariously in hurst-force winds the arm of this crane was blown into a back flip. overnight, still clinging to what is the tallest residential building in the city. >> the boom is moving back and forth sideways and that will stress the boom and weaken it. >> reporter: as sandy gains strengths, gusts clock 40 miles per hour. those speeds can double near towering top floors, blowing hard enough to burst windows and turn this crane into a powerful projectile. >> watch your back, folks. get on the sidewalk. >> reporter: seven surrounding blocks as wind speeds continues to increase. within the posh perimeter, a luxury hotel where the ashton family was among hundreds asked to walk to new accommodations. >> expecting it with two young children. >> and the luggage. >> and
Oct 29, 2012 2:05am EDT
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Oct 26, 2012 9:00am EDT
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Oct 29, 2012 7:00am PDT
800,000 riders. very unusual circumstances here. just the second time in the city's history that the entire transit system has been closed. the first time? just a year ago waiting for hurricane irene's arrival. millions of people have taken the city officials' advice and stayed home today. >> sandy causing a real mess for flyers, too. the impact felt all the way to the west coast. some planes still in the air sunday night. but look at this morning. the skies much emptier. jim lavila has the details. >> reporter: nearly a total ground stop here. the flights are canceled. almost all across the country, whether it's trains, butss, and also planes, have been canceled this morning. take a look what we have here at reagan national. this airfield, this corridor, completely empty. look at the boards over here, they become cancellation walls at the airports tell people to stay home. >> reporter: this morning, much of the nation as a standstill. the ferocious superstorm crippling much of america's transportation system. amtrak trains and airports from north carolina to boston virtuall
Oct 28, 2012 11:00pm PDT
of interesting considering that this is supposed to be city operations and neighborhood services, i'd like to make two suggestions as reported in the examiner, first one is titled fraud hot line for elections and the second one is cancer rate for female firefighters in san francisco, and my last comment, protect the four supervisors, thank you. >> any other members of the public wish to comment? seeing none, public comment is closed. can we send this item forward with recommendation? that will be the order. mr. clerk, any other items in front of the committee. >> there are no more items, mr. chair. >> then with that, we are adjourned. >> commissioner katz is probably on her way so we're going to start. >> i move we reconvene in open session. >> second. >> open session. >> also, [inaudible]. also we cannot disclose anything discussed in executive session. >> second. >> okay. please be advised that ringing of any cell phones, pagers or similar electronic devices are prohibited at this meeting. please be advised the chair may order the removal from the room of any person responsible for the r
Oct 31, 2012 4:00pm EDT
stock market gets back to business in a sign of normalcy in new york city. but there are new problems created by super storm sandy. good afternoon. >> first up today, gray skies over the eastern seaboard gave ato sunshine today, but the dark mood over parts of new york and new jersey persists. the death toll up to at least 50. more than 6 million homes, including 4 million in new york and new jersey, remain without power at this hour. president obama got a firsthand look at the damage today. >> the stock exchange running on generator power came back to life. the mayor gave a thumbs up and rang the opening bell to the sound of cheers. >> and more troubles. this is the scene in the coastal community of seaside heights, new jersey, where hundreds of homes were knocked off their foundations. >> and this is the scene near bayhead, new jersey, a community under water there and cut off as the atlantic ocean merged with another waterway. homes, once million-dollar homes, now worthless. we get the latest from new jersey and jay gray. >> reporter: good evening. this is the kind of deva
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Oct 31, 2012 1:00pm EDT
land? slowly but surely limited subway service here tomorrow in new york city so people get an easier commute in, yourself included. cheryl: i can't wait. ashley: i am ashley webster. melissa: melissa frances back in business. stocks trading the first time this week at the northeast begins to pick up after hurricane saying the. ashley: we have you covered. nicole petallides is at the nyse and robert gray at the nasdaq and sandra smith at the cme. nicole: new york city commuters getting much-needed good news. limited commuter rail service starts at 2:00 p.m. today. subways north of 34street begin limited service tomorrow. ashley: the dow is in the red but damage from sandy isn't done yet. the focus turns to recovery, so does its ballooning price tag. the latest, $1 billion damage estimates and keeps going up. melissa: president obama said it for the floor before the election. chris christie be just the ticket to boost president obama in the polls, we will ask lou dobbs. ashley: let's get to nicole petallides on the floor of the nyse. she is back in action. nicole: we are back
Oct 4, 2012 5:00am PDT
los gatos, 70 in santa cruz an you'll hit 69 degrees in the city by the bay today. major changes ahead. we'll track the showers for you coming up in my next report, but first let's track that drive with mike. >>> you know what, the roads are doing all right. we'll show you the bay bridge n drivers. if you're trying to get in the city via b.a.r.t., there is an issue. we'll talk about getting out of the oakland station. here's 880 through the area. there are major delays reported out of downtown oakland headed over towards fremont, sfo and millbrae. a disabled maintenance vehicle is on the tracks so there will be some slow-moving b.a.r.t. trains for the time being. the roadways are okay if you want to choose that as an option. no problems for the castro valley or across 92. we'll catch up with folks on the peninsula side. a smooth drive but the san mateo bridge over to the foster city side has been a tough drive all week so we're looking at a smooth light flow right now. early start, big advantage. >>> baseball season extended. are you excited about it? >> i am pumped up to say the least
Oct 8, 2012 3:00am PDT
. how chicago is going up against san antonio to see which city can get healthier, first. and up next, a new pbs documentary goes behind the scenes of the presidential campaigns for the personal moments and tough decisions that have shaped president obama and governor romney. but first, bill karins with a check on your forecast. bill. >> good morning to you, mika, on this columbus day. the well advertised blast of cold air came down, made it all the way to the eastern sea board. the question now, how long is it going to last? looks like there's a reenforcing shot of cold air in the midwest, so i think they're here for a week. just dropp eped down to 31 in oklahoma city. one of the earliest freezes on record there. this is not your normal cold air blast. about two weeks early. also a little rain in areas of tennessee. that will try to move through the mid-atlantic this afternoon, so you may get a little wet later on this afternoon. not a lot of rain. just a little bit. a cold start, a beautiful afternoon in the central plains. no big storms across the country over the next couple of da
Oct 8, 2012 1:00pm PDT
, the city or state is cash starved, the motorist is a path of first resort. >> reporter: aaa looked at two dozen intersections in and around new york city and found, yes, the pesky yellow lights that seem too short actually are. in the intersections you looked at, how many in your estimation had yellow lights that were too short? >> in new york city, 100%. >> reporter: 100%? how short? >> we found in general anywhere from 2.5 to 2.8 second. >> reporter: aaa says with gotcha cams there's 170 in new york city have become a revenue cash cow. according to one report, in the past five years, tickets from red light cameras generated $235 million, 47.2 million in just the past year. there is no legal requirement for the length of a yellow light but in general the prevailing view is that it should be about one second for every 10 miles per hour on the speed limit. in manhattan, the speed limit is 30 miles per hour so that's 3 seconds for a yellow light but here at this intersection, we timed it and it's less. 2.5 seconds. >> my understanding from reading the article is that you found four out of 1
Oct 3, 2012 6:00pm EDT
customers. one of our early earnings -- in mapten, for example, when we opened our first north face store in manhattan, we had -- there was anxiety with our retail customers about that. the brand got stronger in the city and we opened another door the brand still got stronger. there's a tipping point. we have to try to avoid that tipping point. most of our business is as a wholesaler. but we present our brands to consumers in a way no retail partner can. if you go into a north face store or van store, you see all the brands together. we think it makes the brand stronger. it's good for us and them. >> one of the things that people get -- don't understand is that the ag complex doesn't all trade up at the same time. some of the food grains did. but cotton has really gotten cheap. you had very high cotton last year. >> yes, we did. >> is this going through gross margins that cotton's come down so much? >> we had real gross margin challenges last year, particularly in our north american denim business. we lost 400 basis points in gross margins last year. >> gigantic. >> it is gigantic. but we
Oct 15, 2012 9:00am EDT
declined to $171 billion, the first time that the so-called bad bank has comprised less than 10% of citi's balance sheet. the cfo said it's not small enough yet to dissolve back in the bank in the near term. we had a depar tour for citigroup from what jpmorgan's jamie diamond and wells fargo said was a turning point. for citigroup housing shows a different story. mortgage originations though they're up 12% from last quarter, they went down 15% from a year ago. during that same time mortgage related revenues went up some 35% in the u.s. retail banking unit. big questions there on the media call as to why that was happening, but for citi, which ranks fifth for u.s. mortgage origination, the activity remains strong but the upswing in revenues is largely because of heavy refinancing activity. spreads are widening because they're maintaining higher mortgage rates. citi is not looking to gain more share in mortgage refinancing and he actually expects some compression on mortgages in the u.s., but that's a different approach from jpmorgan and wells who were more vocal about actually lowering th
Oct 27, 2012 5:00am EDT
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Oct 24, 2012 7:00pm PDT
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Oct 16, 2012 9:00am EDT
previously served as citigroup of europe. the changes come one day after citi's earnings beat expectation in a conference call which, of course, jim said absolutely nothing about this. >> no. this was the first quarter that was the break out quarter for international. first time that i felt that the company had put a lot of its problems behind it. best knit interest margin. we only had a couple of banks report. people are trying to present this this was logical, this was in the works. this was the least logical, least in the works. corbat terrific. he ran holdings. 48 hours did we know this? i don't know. i got to tell you that the people that i talked to at citi, to say not in the works is being underplayed. >> there's shock at least among a handful of people who i talk to regularly at senior who are senior but no way aware of this. they are shocked. they heard it about an hour prior to the announcement being put out there. and, you know, it seems as though we don't know at this point, although we listen eed t andrew ross sorkin's report right now. there was some contention between board
Oct 17, 2012 1:00pm EDT
an amazing day here. we are in grand central in the heart of new york city and martha stewart has always thought big but grand central is pretty darn big. this is the first -- it is the inaugural american made martha stewart american-made awards. we literally just finished the judging. we all came running out here. martha joins me and bob pittman joins me, good friend of power leverage, crow of clearchannel. glapgss, martha. you saw some amazing entrepreneurs in today's session. >> yes, we did. it is an elevator pitch of five young rising stars with good ideas and they had two -- or three minutes to pitch their idea to us and i think we chose a good one. and this is all about entrepreneurial initiative. this entire event. and it's also about discovering in america the talent that will carry business forward in the united states. there's 28 million small businesses -- small business entrepreneurs here in the united states at the present time. employing people. and i think it's creating jobs, they want to grow their businesses, they want encouragement, and i think it's really, really up to
Oct 8, 2012 7:00pm PDT
is saying that the first rape victim in the story has to be put to death because she did not cry out for help during her rape and she was in the city where the cries would be heard. therefore it was not a legitimate rape, according to the bible. so the woman deserves the same penalty she would get for adultery. death. but the damsel who gets raped in the field, she gets no help. so according to the bible, getting raped and not calling out for help, if you're out in a field where no one can hear you, is legitimate rape. todd akin would understand that completely. but the bible thumping party isn't using that passage to help defend the comments about legitimate rape. because the republican party doesn't actually read the bible, they just thump it. they don't quote the bible, they just thump it. they just swear that they live by it. but like every sane person in the world today, they do not live by the bible. they take some guidance from the bible, some of it. and reject vast, vast tracts of it. the homicidal parts of the bible. the death penalty parts of the bible. we can be sure that
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm EDT
in the pets. it is going to be a very cold night. really, our first real taste of cold air. as a matter of fact, take a look at these numbers, in the upper 20s in some locations. frederick, winchester area, martinsburg, in the city i think we'll stay above that 40-degree mark, or around 40. i don't think we'll see frost in the immediate inner city area, but we could see frost -- frost can form under 38 degrees. you can see 38 in la plata tonight and fredericksburg. tomorrow, plenty of sunshine. many areas staying in the upper 50s to lower 60s, even with plenty of sunshine tomorrow, a rather cool day. here's the next couple of days. we rebound nicely on sunday. back to 75 degrees on your sunday with rather windy conditions. and then 74 on monday. and it does look like most of next week we'll stay very close to average. so we're going to get through this cold night tonight. i don't see another cold outbreak until, oh, maybe next weekend. we'll talk about that when we get there. >> all right. thank you, doug. >> have fun down there tonight, doug. >> oh, yeah. >>> today's trending stories.
Oct 31, 2012 7:00am EDT
. . >>> and the governor of maryland will get a first hand look at the devastation along the coast later today's. the pier in ocean city was destroyed by superstorm sandy. governor martin o'malley will visit a shelteand john the mayor to get and update on the damage. >>> residents along the potomac fear additional flooding this morning. . >> reporter: good morning, allison. we're hearing a plane over ahead, we know national airport just down the river is trying to get up to speed but officials over there are saying they are watching the potential for the potomac river to continue to rise. communities all along the potomac and look at this beautiful sunrise -- but xhunts all along the water front are looking at that. we had a little bit of flooding yesterday and they are expecting high tide today and tomorrow. all eyes on that to see what is going to be coming downriver and perhaps what the impact will be in these areas. take a look at where it was yesterday. old town alexandria used to this, what they call minor flooding. happens every year and sometimes more than once a year, and while they brace for po
Oct 5, 2012 3:00am PDT
.m. on the west coast as you take a live look at new york city. mika, who is with us today? >> first you have to tell everyone it's time to wake up. mark halperin joins us and donny deutsch. >> okay. the kids will be talking about it all weekend. >> i'm still curious about what everybody is waiting for in those first debates. i don't want to be cynical. i am not quite sure what is going to happen there that is going to flip the switch. we've seen these guys. i know we haven't seen them together. give me a scenario, for instance an actual back and forth that could actually happen that you would go, save one of them. >> what if one didn't show up? >> would you like me to support my original thesis? number one among undecided 5% one-quarter of those, a 1% shift. number two, every poll before the first debate usually ends up being the stand up poll at the end. number three more importantly actually the leader, the front-runner now gets to be the underdog in the next one. what is it going to change? >> the outcome of the election. >> no it's not. what can we bet right now in a serious bet in front
Oct 6, 2012 9:00am PDT
sends players running for cover. >>> first number five in our top five web stories, master illusionist david blaine has begun a 72-hour stunt in new york city. he is standing in a constant stream of electrical currents. we're talking about 1 million volts. he began his electrifying experience last night. the only thing keeping blaine from getting fried is his chain mail body suit. he said it's like somebody punching you as hard as they can in the back of your head. why is he doing this? ah. fire bad! just have to fire roast these tomatoes. do you churn your own butter too? what? this is going to give you a head start on your dinner. that seems easier sure does who are you? [ female announcer ] new progresso recipe starters. five delicious cooking sauces you combine with fresh ingredients to make amazing home-cooked meals. ♪ ambiance [ female announcer ] new progresso recipe starters. your head-start to home cooked. boring. boring. [ jack ] after lauren broke up with me, i went to the citi private pass page and decided to be...not boring. that's how i met marilyn... giada... really go
Oct 31, 2012 3:00am PDT
narrow the focus of this race. >> right. first we're going to start with the aftermath of sandy. the united states pledging quick relief for the millions of victims of the hurricanes. today president obama is scheduling to arrive in atlantic city to survey the damage alongside governor chris christie. this morning the associated press reports the storm killed at least 50 people. there are more than 8.2 million households still without power across 17 states. and many of the outages could last beyond election day. between damage to property and the economy, the total impact expected to reach a staggering $50 billion. the damage is perhaps nowhere worse than the coastline of new jersey where sandy came ashore laying waste to an amusement park and historic boardwalk at seaside heights. as for the airports, jfk, newark, they're expected to resume limited service this morning. the same cannot be said for laguardia. jetblue posted these photos of the runways submerged. more than 18,000 flights have already been canceled as a result of sandy. and police had to take to the air to save v
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